Participation in the meeting of the EIP on AHA Action Group D4: Age-friendly buildings, cities and environments

Francisco Florez-Revuelta, from University of Alicante, has participated in the meeting of the European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing (EIP on AHA) Action Group D4: Age-friendly buildings, cities and environments, which has taken place in Krakow, Poland, on 9-10 May 2019. The meeting focused on the recent developments in the field of active and healthy […]

Participation at the 6th International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies for Ageing Well and e-Health

Some members of the RWTH Aachen University team in the PAAL Consortium presented some outcomes of the PAAL project at the 6th International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies for Ageing Well and e-Health (ICT4AWE 2019), which took place in Heraklion, Greece, on 2-4 May 2019. Julia Offermann-van Heek presented the paper “Guidelines for Integrating Social […]

Workshop selected for the AAL Forum 2019

A workshop entitled “Towards privacy-aware and acceptable lifelogging services for older and frail people” proposed by the PAAL Consortium has been selected to be part of the official programme of the AAL Forum 2019. The AAL Forum will take place in Aarhus, Denmark, on 23-25 September 2019. Summary Lifelogging technologies may enable and motivate individuals to […]

Participation at the Workshop on Entrepreneurship and Research on Digital Accessibility

On the 4th April 2019 Francisco Flórez-Revuelta participated in a round table about research on digital accessibility at the University of Alicante. This round table was part of the Workshop on Entrepreneurship and Research on Digital Accessibility (Jornada en Emprendimiento e Investigación en Accesibilidad Digital), organised by the University of Alicante and the Spanish Vodafone […]

Paper published in the Oxford International Journal of Law and Information Technology

In January 2019, the paper “Legal and regulatory challenges to utilizing lifelogging technologies for the frail and sick” was published in the “Oxford International Journal of Law and Information Technology”. The paper can be accessed at the journal website. Lifelogging technologies have the capacity to transform the health and social care landscape in a way […]

Paper published in the JMIR Aging journal

In December 2018, the paper “Ambient Assisted Living as Support for Aging in Place: Quantitative Users’ Acceptance Study on Ultrasonic Whistles” was published in the “Journal of Medical Internet Research – Aging”. The paper can be accessed at the journal website. Background Given the fact of an aging society, new supply measures and living concepts […]

Participation at the conference “The Resilience of General Principles of EU Law and Fundamental Rights in the digital EU Legal order”

On 8-9 November 2018, Liane Colonna, from Stockholm University, attended the conference The resilience of General Principles of EU law and Fundamental Rights in the Digital EU Legal Order, organised by the Swedish Network for European Legal Studies, which was held held in Stockholm, Sweden. Dr Colonna presented a paper entitled “Whether the requirement of data […]

Paper published in the JMIR Rehabilitation and Assistive Technologies journal

In September 2018, the paper “They Don’t Care About Us! Care Personnel’s Perspectives on Ambient Assisted Living Technology Usage: Scenario-Based Survey Study” was published in the “Journal of Medical Internet Research – Rehabilitation and Assistive Technologies”. The paper can be accessed at the journal website. Background Demographic change represents enormous burdens for the care sectors, […]

Plenary meeting in Bilbao

On the 23rd September 2018 the Consortium had the second plenary meeting of the PAAL project. This meeting was held in Bilbao in the previous day to the start of the AAL Forum 2018. Julia Offermann-van Heek and Wiktoria Wilkowska, from RWTH Aachen University, presented the ongoing work in WP1 – Ethical and Social Framework […]